adam nussbaum

The Impossible Gentlemen

Arena Theatre, Wolverhampton 08-10-2016 The Anglo-American quartet had expanded to a quintet since their last visit here, and if the Jazz @ The Arena audience couldn’t expand further due to having reached capacity for this lovely, intimate venue, then they made… Read More ›

The Impossible Gentlemen

Reviewed by John Watson Arena Theatre, Wolverhampton UK 31-01-2015 There’s a chemistry among the finest groups that is unique to jazz, an extraordinary telepathy between the players combined with a selfless desire to allow the music to grow organically –… Read More ›

The Impossible Gentlemen

Jazz At The Arena, Arena Theatre, Wolverhampton UK 20-10-2013 All jazz groups incorporate solo improvisations, when one player explores the theme and his/her imagination to make a spontaneous creation in the here and now while the rest of the band… Read More ›

CD review: BANN

As You Like (Jazzeyes 010) Some distorted guitar sounds signal the beginning, and soon we’re running with a version of Jerome Kern’s All The Things You Are stripped of its lovey-doveyness and instead used as a rhythmic work-out for harmony… Read More ›